misdescription. 1. A contractual error or falsity that deceives, injures, or materially misleads one of the contracting parties. 2. A bailee’s inaccurate identification, in a document of title, of goods received from the bailor. 3. An inaccurate legal description of land in a deed. [Cases: Deeds 37.C.J.S. Deeds ยง 53.]

[Blacks Law 8th]